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TBIC 30th Anniversary Mini Pitches Oct. 1

September 5, 2013
The Tampa Bay Inventors Council is celebrating our 30th anniversary on October 1st.  We plan to have a nice shindig hosted by the Pinellas County Economic Department with Shark Tanks Kevin Harrington and Akos & John Cremeans of My Cool Inventions radio show speak.  We will also have tables set for folks to share their innovations and 5 minute Ignite style pitches.  It runs 4-8 pm and we would love to have you and your group join us!   Here is a link to the registration if any of your folks would like to take part in it.  http://www.meetup.com/TBIC-us/events/137074852/
 I hope to see you soon!

Regards
Wayne
P, TBIC
 

Marketing Event Sept. 27th - St Petersburg

September 5, 2013
Name Dawn Maree Stanley
Email Sales@HM3.com
Phone 727-230-1036 x106
Message I am organizing an event that you and your fellow Tampa Bay Inventors Council members may be interested in. The event, which will take place September 27, 2013, is called Sum of a Pitch, and is a chance to have industry experts evaluate an invention or product. Sum of a Pitch will take place at The Hotel Indigo in downtown St. Petersburg that evening. Admission is free, and the event is open to the public....

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Marketing Your Invention Training Sept 26-29 - Clearwater

August 21, 2013
You are invited to join Inventors Launchpad at a 3 day event held in beautiful Clearwater Beach, Florida.

This three-day intensive training event, hosted by Inventors LaunchPad, will teach you how to pitch your product and get a purchase order!

Each day will consist of training from an industry expert and recorded practice sessions with feedback from the Inventors Launchpad team. All culminating with a live pitch in front of "The Panel".

The Panel will consist of National Sales Rep...

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Possible Seminar on Marketing Your Invention - and survey Sept. 26-29

August 9, 2013

Inventors Launchpad, in conjunction with My Cool Invention, is hosting an upcoming event to teach inventors tricks on how to effectively pitch products to buyers.

 

Scheduled for September 26 – 29 on Florida’s beautiful Clearwater Beach, this is one event no inventor who wants to take his/her product to market should miss!

 

You’ll learn from the industry’s best how to get your product into stores and even have the opportunity to pitch your product to a panel of buyers and inv...


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Maker Faire Registration is now open

June 24, 2013

Calling All Makers!

Orlando Mini Maker Faire is now accepting Maker applications for the 2013 Orlando Mini Maker Faire at the Orlando Science Center on October 5th, 2013! We are filling the entire building with Maker exhibits, workshops and talks - and we need you there to make it extra awesome! The submission deadline is July 21st, but don't wait, fill it out today, AND tell all your Maker friends!
apply now  »

Questions about the 2013 Orlando Mini Maker Faire?

If y...

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Mini Maker Faire Returns in October

April 8, 2013
The Mini Maker Faire Returns to Orlando this October.  ICCF will have a whole section devoted to our inventors.  Look for further information at Orlando Mini Maker Faire website.  They are expecting over 5000 visitors.  To prepare for this our monthly meetings will feature seminars on how to get the most out of public presentations such as this. 
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Cuttlefish - The Kinder Gentler Startup Event - May 3

April 8, 2013
Don't get eaten by the sharks.  Come to the Cuttlefish startup event the weekend of May 3.  For an investment a little over 2 days and some change you can change your product's life.  Join us with your idea for a weekend of product and business development.  Prizes are to be had after this experience you will like talk about for years to come.  For more details visit the Cuttlefish website

If you are not quite ready for the full experience see it for free as a volunteer.

This event is hosted ...
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Tampa Mini Maker Faire - March 23

March 14, 2013
Inventors,
This just came in.  A Mini Maker Faire in Tampa area.  Its Free for you to exhibit and cheep if you want to sell.  If you have a product ready to show get on this now.  Just click the link and sign up.  I showed at the Orlando Mini Maker Faire last year and it was great fun and a great opportunity to get market data.
 
All the information is at the link.  Just click on Makers Apply Here button once you are on their site.  Some flyers are also attached.
 
David Woods PE, VP
Inv...

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Resources 2013 Speakers

January 28, 2013

GromSocial.com 

10:30 am Zachary Marks www.gromsocial.com was 11 years old when he developed a Safe Social Site for kids after his parents got mad at him for getting a Facebook account behind their backs. It has been a little over a year and his company just signed a Multi Million Dollar partnership with a New York Based IT firm. Grom according to the website is, "A promising young individual, who is quick to learn."


Playing for a Living

11:30 am Tim Walsh www.theplaymakers.com is a 21 yea...


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Prepare for Resources 2013 Feb. 16

January 28, 2013
I would have to say this is the best inventor's fair in Florida.  You deserve to visit either as an exhibitor or an attendee.  They have very informative speakers going all day and 75 exhibit tables.  Its ALL FREE but you need to sign up.  Over 50 tables have been reserved already.  With only about 2 weeks to go you should be well on your way with your presentation preparation and your survey forms.  This is the chance to find out if your product will sell.  For more information and to regist...
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